Council Rock Eductaion Foundation

Outstanding Community Partner Award 2016


Join us to honor Dr. Beth DuPree 

The Council Rock Education Foundation named internationally renowned breast surgeon, Dr. Beth DuPree, as the Outstanding Community Partner for 2016. Through her compassion and caring of many Council Rock families, and mentoring of students interested in pursuing a medical career, Dr. DuPree has made, and continues to make, a profound impact on our community, and beyond.

Please join us for a special evening on Wednesday, November 16, at 6 PM, to celebrate and honor the accomplishments and gifts of this very extraordinary individual, Dr. Beth DuPree.

Dr. DuPree will share her journey as a surgeon; integrating healing therapies with state-of-the-art western medical care, helping patients find a balance between mind, body, and spirit.

Celebration dinner includes; cocktail hour, full-course dinner, and awards ceremony, located at The FUGE – a unique reception space featuring the famous Johnsville Centrifuge – the largest, fastest centrifuge ever built, where every NASA astronaut who walked on the moon trained!

Tickets on sale now! Click here for tickets options online. Click here for Outstanding Community Partner Award 2016 Engagement Options. Event proceeds will go to fund innovative programs in honor of Dr. DuPree.

For questions about the event, or sponsor opportunities, please contact Gail Acosta at or 215-944-1023.


FUGE logoABOUT THE VENUE The FUGE is a unique reception space featuring the famous Johnsville Centrifuge-the largest, fastest centrifuge ever built, where every NASA astronaut who walked on the moon trained.

Don’t miss this event and this wonderful opportunity to step back in history as we celebrate our Outstanding Community Partners.


Past honorees include:

  • Mark Klein, Retired Former Superintendent of CRSD
  • Joy McClendon,  Retired Director of Elementary Education  and Curriculum Services CRSD
  • Rick Rogers, UBS Financial
  • Linda & Frank Kuepper, Autism Cares Foundation
  • John T. Parry, First National Bank & Trust Company of Newtown
  • Debbie Moskovitz, Council Rock Coalition for Healthy Youth
  • Dave Callahan, Owner, Newtown Hardware
  • Rick Leonetti, Founder, Athletes Helping Athletes
  • David Blatt, Former Superintendent, Council Rock and Centennial School Districts
  • Murray Battleman, Owner, Richboro Shop N Bag

The Council Rock Education Foundation is a 501c3 non-profit organization dedicated to providing innovative educational experiences that enrich the excellent quality of education and bring the community together in support of our school district.  Your donation is tax deductible and will be used to support these educational programs for students in Council Rock Schools.

To nominate an Outstanding Community Partner for our consideration next year, please print the form found here and mail to CREF, 30 N. Chancellor St., Newtown, PA 18940.

CREF Corporate Partners